TITLE

Obesity in children and adolescents in Cyprus. Prevalence and predisposing factors

AUTHOR(S)
Savva, S.C.; Kourides, Y.; Tornaritis, M.; Ephiphaniou-Savva, M.; Chadijigeorgiou, C.; Kafatos, A.
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
International Journal of Obesity & Related Metabolic Disorders;Aug2002, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p1036
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Estimates the prevalence of childhood and adolescent obesity in Cyprus. Possible associated risk factors; Need for individual and population measures for the treatment and prevention of pediatric obesity; Differences in the rate of obesity depending on the method of estimation.
ACCESSION #
8670979

 

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